MARLA PHELAN (Villager, Dance Captain)


Marla Phelan was born in Miami Beach, Florida where she danced under Ana Bolt and NWSA high school.  She received her BFA from The Juilliard School in 2009 and freelanced with companies such as Aszure Barton and Artists and Company XIV.  In 2011 Marla joined the cast of Punchdrunk’s Off Broadway sensation Sleep No Moreplaying roles including Lady Macbeth and Sexy Witch.  Other credits with Punchdrunk include the London production of The Drowned Man: A Hollywood Fable in which she played title roles Wendy and Dolores Grey.  Marla can be seen in music videos such as Chromeo’s “Night by Night” and dancing weekly on the Italian TV Show “Amici,” choreographed by Daniel Eszralow. Marla spent 2013-2014 with Hofesh Shechter Company and is happy to be dancing his work on Broadway.  This is her Broadway debut!  Thanks to Bart and Hofesh for having me and Mom and Dad for raising me to pursue my dreams.